Category: Staple Recipes

Recipe: Indian-Style Easy Veggie Curry (GF+DF)

Recipe: Indian-Style Easy Veggie Curry (GF+DF)

I’m a sucker for a good, hearty curry and this recipe is no exception! Ali and I began recipe testing this curry long, long ago. At our favourite hole-in-the-wall 24/7 Indian Dosa restaurant, we’d indulge in a weekly curry and dosa feast and spent all […]

Recipe: The Rainbow Bowl

Recipe: The Rainbow Bowl

This rainbow bowl, aka the best healthy lunch salad recipe, has been on repeat for us since we got to New Zealand – mostly because it’s the easiest thing to make with the most simple ingredients! I love how easy these bowls are and just […]

Recipe: How to Make Homemade Almond Butter

Recipe: How to Make Homemade Almond Butter

This post was monetarily sponsored by Martin’s Apple Chips for my time and recipe creation. Thank you for supporting companies that support The Pure Life. Making homemade almond butter is easy and affordable! I’ve partnered up with Martin’s Apple Chips to showcase this delicious recipe […]

How to Make Oven Roasted Chickpeas

How to Make Oven Roasted Chickpeas

The most addicting snack you will ever have! I love making oven roasted chickpeas in my weekly meal prep. Not only are chickpeas a great source of protein and fibre, but they also pack a ton of minerals and antioxidants, making them a total #beautyfood. […]

Healthy Chia Seed Jam

Healthy Chia Seed Jam

Did someone say chia? This Healthy Chia Seed Jam is the easiest homemade jam recipe you’ll ever need! It’s packed with goodness and is especially delicious when made with local in-season berries. Berries pack a ton of antioxidants to help with skin damage, chia seeds […]

How to Make Herbal Gamasio

How to Make Herbal Gamasio

Spice up your salads and buddha bowls with this nutrient-dense spice mix – herbal gamasio! I was inspired by Mountain Rose Herbs to make this delicious mix and have been loving it on my salads, bowls, pizza and more. It’s especially delicious on asian-style dishes, […]

How to Make Sweet Potato Fries

How to Make Sweet Potato Fries

Sweet Potato Fries are a gals best friend! It’s about time this recipe was posted – a true original gem. I have had a love affair with sweet potatoes ever since yam fries became a thing in restaurants. Shortly after that, I fell in love […]

Glowing Turmeric Elixir Paste

Glowing Turmeric Elixir Paste

If there’s one thing I’ve learned about superfoods, it’s that turmeric trumps them all. Turmeric is pure magic. This beautiful root is packed with so much goodness that it is basically magic. Paired with spicy ginger and cayenne pepper, lemon and fresh orange juice and […]

How to Make Easy Homemade Almond Milk

How to Make Easy Homemade Almond Milk

This is my absolute favourite, easy, no-fail homemade almond milk recipe. And I am so excited to be sharing it with you all today. Making your own almond milk is simple, requires little ingredients and is more affordable than buying store-bought milk.  Almonds are a […]

Low-Sugar Everyday Smoothie

Low-Sugar Everyday Smoothie

This Low-Sugar Everyday Smoothie is just that: it’s: low in sugar – perfect for anyone trying to reduce their sugar intake, including natural fruit sugars for personal or health reasons a smoothie you can drink every day for awesome health benefits super anti-inflammatory, immune supporting + […]